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By Emily Boudreau 03/29/2019 7:22 AM EDT
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For World Autism Awareness Day, the Askwith Forum will welcome Ron Suskind, exploring what autism teaches us about identity and the power of passion-informed learning.
By Andrew Bauld 09/25/2018 10:49 AM EDT
April Boin Choi
With her research, Ph.D. candidate April Boin Choi looks to identify ways to increase early detection of autism in infants.
By Jill Anderson 06/07/2018 4:02 PM EDT
Melanie Gertzman, Ed.M.’18, co-founder and executive director of Bluelaces Theater Company, brings unique theater experiences to audiences with autism and other developmental differences.
By News editor 04/03/2017 11:22 AM EDT
Blue Gutman
By News editor 10/04/2016 12:21 PM EDT
Life, Animated
On Thursday, October 6, the Askwith Forums welcomed Pulitzer Prize winner Ron Suskind, who will open up about raising a child with autism and discuss the steps we can take to break down educational barriers based on ability.
By Bobby Dorigo Jones 10/03/2016 12:45 PM EDT
Ron Suskind
Five things you should know about the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and founder of the start-up, Sidekicks.
By Jill Anderson 04/01/2016 3:04 PM EDT
Global Autism Awareness
HGSE students and alumni join forces to create Global Autism Awareness Project.
By Caitlin Walsh 08/20/2015 11:49 AM EDT
Camp Akeela
With Camp Akeela, Eric Sasson, Ed.M.'98, has created a valuable summer experience for the "quirky" kids.
By Lory Hough 05/26/2015 10:00 PM EDT
Charles Nelson